Articles about Suicide Bomber

ISIS-K claims killing 300 Shia worshippers in Afghan mosque attack

09 Oct 2021

ISIS-K claims killing 300 Shia worshippers in Afghan mosque attack

The Islamic State-Khorasan (ISIS-K) has claimed responsibility for the suicide bombing inside a crowded mosque in Kunduz province in northern Afghanistan.

Afghanistan suicide car bombing leaves 12 dead, over 100 injured

18 Oct 2020

Afghanistan suicide car bombing leaves 12 dead, over 100 injured

At least 12 people were killed and over 100 injured in a suicide car bombing in the western Ghor province of Afghanistan on Sunday, officials said.

Sri Lanka: 15 killed as suicide-bombers blow themselves during shootout

27 Apr 2019

Sri Lanka: 15 killed as suicide-bombers blow themselves during shootout

Six children and three women were among 15 people killed when suicide bombers blew themselves up during a shootout with security forces in Sri Lanka's Eastern province, police said.

FBI arrests Jihadist planning White House attack with anti-tank rocket

18 Jan 2019

FBI arrests Jihadist planning White House attack with anti-tank rocket

Authorities in the US state of Georgia have arrested a 21-year-old man who sought to buy explosives and an anti-tank rocket for a "jihad" suicide attack on the White House planned yesterday.

15 dead as extremists attack Kenya hotel complex in Nairobi

16 Jan 2019

15 dead as extremists attack Kenya hotel complex in Nairobi

An Islamist attack on an upmarket hotel and office complex in the Kenyan capital has left 15 people dead.

Afghanistan: Army helicopter crash kills all 25 on board

31 Oct 2018

Afghanistan: Army helicopter crash kills all 25 on board

Due to bad weather, an army helicopter carrying senior officials has crashed today in Farah province, Afghanistan, killing all 25 onboard.

Suicide bomber kills at least 5 in Afghanistan

11 Sep 2018

Suicide bomber kills at least 5 in Afghanistan

At least five people were killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up among protesters in eastern Afghanistan, an official said, in the latest violence to hit the country.

Suicide bomb attack outside EC office kills two in Afghanistan

25 Aug 2018

Suicide bomb attack outside EC office kills two in Afghanistan

A suicide bomb blast killed at least two people today outside an election commission office in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad.

IS claims responsibility for deadly Kabul attack on Shiite students

16 Aug 2018

IS claims responsibility for deadly Kabul attack on Shiite students

The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the horrific suicide bombing yesterday that targeted a Shiite area of Afghanistan's capital Kabul, killing 34 students.

Pakistan: Three Chinese workers injured in attempted suicide attack

11 Aug 2018

Pakistan: Three Chinese workers injured in attempted suicide attack

Three Chinese nationals and two security personnel were injured in an attempted suicide attack in Pakistan's troubled Balochistan province today, the police said.

Pakistan: 31 killed, 36 injured in violence on Election Day

25 Jul 2018

Pakistan: 31 killed, 36 injured in violence on Election Day

At least 31 people were killed, including 28 in a suicide-blast outside a polling station in Pakistan's Quetta city, and 36 others injured as violence erupted on the day of elections in Pakistan.

US: Afghan-Embassy holds memorial-service for Hindus, Sikhs killed in Afghanistan

17 Jul 2018

US: Afghan-Embassy holds memorial-service for Hindus, Sikhs killed in Afghanistan

The Afghan Embassy in Washington held a memorial service on Sunday for the members of the minority communities of Hindus and Sikhs killed recently in a terrorist attack in Afghanistan.

Afghanistan: At least 10 killed as suicide-bomber detonates in Jalalabad

10 Jul 2018

Afghanistan: At least 10 killed as suicide-bomber detonates in Jalalabad

A suicide attacker blew himself up near a security forces vehicle today in Afghanistan's Jalalabad city, killing at least 10 people, mostly civilians, officials said, in the latest deadly violence to rock the country.

Afghanistan Blast: Injured Afghan Sikh brought to AIIMS for treatment

07 Jul 2018

Afghanistan Blast: Injured Afghan Sikh brought to AIIMS for treatment

A Sikh man injured in the blast that claimed 19 lives in Afghanistan's Jalalabad this week has been admitted to AIIMS, Delhi.

Afghanistan: Islamic State claims attack on Sikhs, Hindus in Jalalabad

02 Jul 2018

Afghanistan: Islamic State claims attack on Sikhs, Hindus in Jalalabad

The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in eastern Afghanistan yesterday that killed at least 19 people, mostly Sikhs and Hindus.

PM condemns Afghanistan terrorist attack; Swaraj to meet deceased's relatives

02 Jul 2018

PM condemns Afghanistan terrorist attack; Swaraj to meet deceased's relatives

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today termed the terror strike in Afghanistan as an attack on the nation's multicultural fabric.

Twin bomb attacks in Baghdad kill at least 35

15 Jan 2018

Twin bomb attacks in Baghdad kill at least 35

At least 35 people were killed in double suicide bombings in Tayaran Square in Baghdad, the second attack in three days.

Kabul: Suicide blast targeting Shia center, news office kills 40

28 Dec 2017

Kabul: Suicide blast targeting Shia center, news office kills 40

At least 40 people were killed and 30 injured in a suicide blast close to the offices of a Shia cultural center and the Afghan Voice news agency in Kabul.

Afghanistan: Attacks at two Shia mosques; at least 40 dead

20 Oct 2017

Afghanistan: Attacks at two Shia mosques; at least 40 dead

Two separate terror attacks at Shia mosques in Afghanistan have claimed the lives of 40 people.

Deadly blast in Pakistan's Balochistan shrine kills 12 people

05 Oct 2017

Deadly blast in Pakistan's Balochistan shrine kills 12 people

A suicide bomb blast inside the Fatehpur shrine in the Jhal Magsi district of Pakistan's Balochistan province has claimed the lives of at least 12 people while injuring 25 others.

Suicide bombing targeting Shiite mosque in Kabul kills 4

29 Sep 2017

Suicide bombing targeting Shiite mosque in Kabul kills 4

At least four people were killed and 20 others injured after a suicide bomber blew himself up outside the Shiite Hussainia Mosque in central Kabul.

What goes into the making of a suicide bomber?

12 Sep 2017

What goes into the making of a suicide bomber?

In the light of increasing terror attacks in the world, many have tried to understand what goes into the making of a suicide bomber.

Shia mosque in Kabul attacked by bomber, gunmen

25 Aug 2017

Shia mosque in Kabul attacked by bomber, gunmen

Afghan officials said a suicide bomber blew himself up inside the Shiite Imam Zaman mosque in Kabul.

Teenage suicide bomber's confession sheds light on Pakistan's terror factory

07 Aug 2017

Teenage suicide bomber's confession sheds light on Pakistan's terror factory

In September 2016, Usman, a teenager from Afghanistan's Nangarhar province was captured just before he could detonate a suicide vest at a Shiite prayer group in Shikarpur, Pakistan.

Kabul's car bomb blast: 24 killed, several injured

24 Jul 2017

Kabul's car bomb blast: 24 killed, several injured

An early morning car bomb explosion killed at least 24 people and left several injured in Afghanistan's Kabul city.

Mosul Battle: Iraqi troops face wave of suicide bombers

04 Jul 2017

Mosul Battle: Iraqi troops face wave of suicide bombers

Iraqi troops attempting to recapture the last ISIS-held quarter of Mosul, the Old City, have been met by fierce clashes and a series of suicide-bombings.

Suicide car bomb kills 26, wounds 50 in Afghanistan

22 Jun 2017

Suicide car bomb kills 26, wounds 50 in Afghanistan

At least 26 people were killed and 50 injured after a suicide car bomb exploded outside a bank in Lashkar Gah, the capital of Afghanistan's southern Helmand province.